Current Issue
March, 2022

  • Vol. 25 No. 01
Original Article
  • Multidrug-Resistant Gram-Negative Bacterial Infections in a Tertiary-Care Hospital in Northern Ghana: A Three-Year Retrospective Analysis

    Kennedy Mensah Osei, Heekang Choi, David Eklu Zeyeh, Salifu Alikamatu, Esther Owusu Boateng, Vandarith Nov, Le Phuong Nguyen, Khadija Kubura, Bernard Bobzah, Dongeun Yong


    Background: A variety of clinically important pathogens have developed multidrug resistance (MDR), which threatens global public ......

  • Genetic Polymorphisms in the pvdhfr, pvmdr1, and pvdhps Genes of Plasmodium vivax in Patients at a Secondary Hospital in South Korea

    Jaewoong Lee, Hyunjung Kim, Yang Ree Kim, Haekyung Lee


    Background: Plasmodium vivax is a major pathogen that causes malaria in South Korea. Several genetic polymorphisms in dihydrofolate ......

  • Clinical and Microbiological Risk Factors for Severe Clostridioides difficile Infections

    Young Ah Kim, Heejung Kim, Dokyun Kim, Changseung Liu, Seok Hoon Jeong


    Background: There has been a marked increase in the mortality rate associated with Clostridioides difficile infection (CDI) globally since ......

Research Note
  • Analysis of Neutralization Antibodies in Patients With Mild COVID-19 Infection After 100 Days Using Microneutralization Test

    Min-Ju Ahn, Dae Gwin Jeong, Kyu-Sun Lee, Seungjun Lee, Byung-Han Ryu, Hye Ryun Yang, Sunjoo Kim


    Neutralizing antibodies play a critical role in blocking viral infections and in viral clearance during acute infection. The microneutralization ......